Easy Jazz Guitar Solos (eBook + Online Audio)
This book covers the basics of the middle-of-the-road swing and bebop-era jazz guitar style. Includes traditional tunes, exercises, and original pieces by seasoned jazz instructor and author Alan de Mause, plus online audio with 16 tracks that parallel the book's content. Written in standard notation and tablature, this modest 24-page book is particularly strong in introducing jazz rhythms and phrasing. The author addresses accents, guitar technique, and the concepts of swing, form, dynamics, and improvisat ...more
Product Number:
95700BCDEB
Format:
eBook + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Beginning-Intermediate
Pages:
24
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6106-5551-6
ISBN13:
978-16106-5551-4
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
2/25/2011
This book covers the basics of the middle-of-the-road swing and bebop-era jazz guitar style. Includes traditional tunes, exercises, and original pieces by seasoned jazz instructor and author Alan de Mause, plus online audio with 16 tracks that parallel the book's content. Written in standard notation and tablature, this modest 24-page book is particularly strong in introducing jazz rhythms and phrasing. The author addresses accents, guitar technique, and the concepts of swing, form, dynamics, and improvisation in an easily understood fashion. Frequent, elaborate performance notes and the recorded examples make this book/online audio set of particular interest to the beginning jazz guitarist. Includes access to online audio.
Easy Jazz Guitar Solos

3                    Frankie and Johnny

Jazz Lab: Emphasizing the on beat twice per measure

 

4      Frankie and Johnny Anticipate Good Times Jazz  Lab: Anticipation

 

5                  Frankie and Johnny Accent as They Please Jazz Lab: Anticipation + off-beat accents

 

6                   Your Turn

Jazz Lab: Anticipation+ on and off-beat  accents

 

7                 Slipping and Sliding

Jazz Lab: Hammer-ans, pull-offs and slides

 

8                    The Larger Expression

Jazz Lab: Phrasing, crescendo and decrescendo

 

9                    Swing Feel

Jazz Lab: Swing  feel

 

10                   How am I Doing Blues

Jazz Lab: On-beats, off-beats, accents, anticipation, hammer-ans, pull-offs, and slides

 

11                    AABA

12     Jazz Lab: Identifying the form of a tune

13     I Am Here, Are You There Jazz Lab: Call and  response

 

14     Amazing Gracie

15     Jazz Lab: Solo+improvisation based on harmony of underlying chords

 

16     Little Jazz Melodies

17                  Jazz Lab: Modular improvisation

18                  Waltz That

Jazz Lab: Preparation  for jazz  waltz style

 

19     Waltz This Swing

Jazz Lab: Jazz waltz/eel

 

20     Falling for Make Believe Jazz Lab:  Jazz waltz/eel

 

21     Hello I Must Be Going

Jazz Lab: Introductions, endings and tags

 

22     Note Review in the First Position Jazz Lab: Sharps andflats review

 

23     Rhythm Review of the First Position

Jazz Lab: Quarter notes, half notes, dotted half notes. whole notes and ties

 

24                   Rhythm  Review Continued

Jazz Lab: Eighth notes, tied eighth notes, triplets and

  rests

 
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